Motion Tracking Research imageResearch is an essential part of the Department of Psychology. Currently there are many different kinds of research studies being conducted in our department, on such topics as cognition, social behavior, color perception, spatial relations, and learning and memory.  The advancement of psychology depends on research requiring the participation of investigators, research assistants, and human subjects participants. The Department of Psychology at Colorado State University provides many opportunities for individuals to become involved in the research process.

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Study: Improved worker safety linked to a good night’s sleep

The relationship between poor sleep quality and safety is tied to what the researchers call “workplace cognitive failures,” or lapses in attention, memory or action.

Outstanding Grad: Kaitlyn Ewan, College of Natural Sciences

Just two days after graduating with degrees in psychology and social work, Ewan will start her Advanced Standing Masters in Social Work program.

Outstanding Grad: Claire Goldstein, College of Natural Sciences

After graduation with her degree in computer science, Goldstein will be a summer intern at a startup in Old Town called Mountain Data Group, then travel to South America.

Students collaborate to develop tool kit for ocean plastics education

Two Colorado State University students have developed an educational tool to help K-12 students around the world understand how plastic impacts oceans and their ecosystems.

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The Department of Psychology
1876 Campus Delivery
Colorado State University
Fort Collins, CO 80523-1876

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